Best screencast software for education: Teachers, Trainers May Love to use!


Creating short tutorial, product or service demonstration or software simulation in videos is a great way for educators to deliver their knowledge to learners. It has become much easier nowadays with a screencast software installed on the computer.

In today post, we want to show you 5 best screencast software for education which had been reviewed carefully by our team. Some of them are free to download and install while the others have good purchase price.

Top 5 best screencast software for education: Teachers, Trainers May love them!

1. ActivePresenter

The most easy to use screencast software in our list is ActivePresenter, an all-in-one screencasting tools we recommend you to use. It is free to download and install on your computer. ActivePresenter is a cross platform software which can run on Windows 7, 8x, 10 and macOS X. Adding annotation, interactivity and edit videos in its slide-based interface is as easy as MS PowerPoint. It also has possibility to capture video in full HD quality too.

ActivePresenter provide simple interface with white and blue color and well arranged tools bar on top.

2. VSDC free screen recorder

Like ActivePresenter, VSDC free screen recorder is one of the most easy to use screencast software for educators. It provides a simple to use interface and full of options for editing screencast video. It is free to download and can work on Windows platform only.

VSDC recording screen
Capturing screen

3. Apowersoft Screen Recorder Pro

Apowersoft Screen Recorder Pro is a wonderful product designed by Apowersoft Ltd, a Hong Kong based enterprise, from our point of view. It has all necessary tools to record from your desktop, webcam, system sound, audio from external device to give high-quality results.

You are able to customize full screen or part of screen, switch between screen options, schedule tasks.. and so on. A free video editor with some basic editing tools allow you to cut, trim, adjust video speed, contrast, shapes and convert to various formats such as: MP4, WMV, AVI, MOV, FLV, MPEG, VOB, ASF, GIF. You can choose to upload your result directly to YouTube, FTP or share it on popular social media.

Apowersoft Screen Recorder Pro interface
Apowersoft Screen recorder Pro Interface

4. Filmora video editor

While all the above 3 tools are free, Filmora Wondershare (video editor version) is a simple to use, professional screencast software for education who can afford to buy it at $59 per license. Using Filmora Wondershare, you are able to do many other things with your videos. You can take a look at full review about this software on the link we put at the name of the software.

Filmora User Interface – Easy to navigate

5. Camtasia Studio 9

In screencast industry, you can not ignore Techsmith Camtasia Studio 9. It is the most elegant, professional screencast software in the world now. Although the price $199 per license is not a great deal regardless of its features. Like Filmora, Camtasia Studio is also capable of editing video and audio for multi purposes. I am sure that you can learn to how to use it quickly and can start creating perfect video in just an hour.


Bottom Line

I hope the information, provided in this post is helpful for you. If you know any other easy to use screencast software that is available, please share with us.

Good luck.

You may want to read: Best elearning software 2017


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